IHS Chemical Week

Archives :: Services :: Shipping

Displaying 301 - 320 of 330 stories.
March 16, 2009
Railroads lost business last year from chemical shippers and others due to large rail cost increases, according to a new survey of 170 shippers by energy and rail shipper advisory firm...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/shipping/Survey-High-Rail-Costs-Force-Some-Shippers-to-Switch-to-Other-Modes_17643.html
March 16, 2009
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA; Washington) controversial hours-of-service (HOS) rule is once again under fire. The rule became effective January 19...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/shipping/Truck-Driver-Hours-of-Service-Rule-Taken-to-Court-Again_17642.html
January 16, 2009
The European Commission has approved the acquisition of shipping company Broström (Gothenburg, Sweden) by shipping firm A.P. Møller-Maersk (Copenhagen) (CW, Sept. 1/8...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/shipping/EU-Okays-Ship-Merger_16482.html
January 13, 2009
The Department of Transportation (DOT; Washington) has finalized a rule aimed at improving the integrity of rail tank cars carrying poison by inhalation (PIH) materials, pre-empting...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/shipping/DOT-Finalizes-Tank-Car-Standards-Rule_16354.html
December 31, 2008
The National Association of Manufacturers (Washington) says it has formed the Customs and Border Coalition to help monitor and shape trade and border security policy. The coalition...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/shipping/NAM-Creates-Custom-and-Border-Coalition_16152.html
December 22, 2008
Demand for chlor-alkali and chlorine should continue to weaken throughout 2009 before improving slightly in 2010, with a full recovery coming in 2011-2012, says Eric Linak, Senior...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/shipping/Chlor-Alkali-Demand-to-Weaken-Until-2010_16053.html
December 12, 2008
Chemical barges and other vessels will likely find it trickier to navigate in the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway around New Orleans once the construction of a 150-ft-wide floodgate is...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/shipping/GICA-New-Orleans-Floodgate-Poses-Safety-Risks-Comments-Due-on-Lock-Replacement-Plans_15924.html
December 2, 2008
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) published its interim final rule last week for U.S.-bound maritime cargo, the Importer Security Filing and Additional Carrier Requirements. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/shipping/U-S-Customs-Issues-10+2-Maritime-Security-Rule_15658.html
November 21, 2008
Somali pirates released a chemical tanker and its 22-member crew last week after the pirates received a $1.1-million ransom, reports say. The pirates had held the vessel, Stolt Valor...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/shipping/Somali-Pirates-Release-Chemical-Tanker_15526.html
November 21, 2008
Brenntag says it has acquired the chemical distribution assets of polyurethane and industrial chemical distributor Inquimex (Buenos Aires) for an undisclosed sum. Inquimex’s...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/shipping/Brenntag-Buys-Argentine-Distributor_15493.html
November 20, 2008
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA; Washington) has issued a final hours of service (HOS) rule that essentially restores its controversial 2005 HOS regulation that...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/shipping/FMCSA-Issues-Final-HOS-Rule_15469.html
September 19, 2008
More than a decade after other global chemical producers sold off their proprietary tanker fleets, Methanex retains its Waterfront Shipping subsidiary and is adding to the fleet...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/shipping/Tanker-Fleet-Terminals-Are-Key-to-Methanex-Model_14342.html
August 22, 2008
Consumers United for Rail Equity (Cure; Washington), a coalition of freight rail shipper groups including chemical and ethanol producers, are calling on Congress to pass railroad...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/shipping/U-S-Rail-Shipper-Groups-Urge-Congress-to-End-Rail-Antitrust-Exemption_13809.html
August 11, 2008
Borouge (Abu Dhabi), a petrochemicals joint venture in which Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. holds 60% and Borealis 40%, says it has awarded a $220-million service contract to Agility (Abu...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/shipping/Borouge-Awards-$220-Million-Logistic-Hub-Services-Contract-in-China-to-Agility_13523.html
August 5, 2008
Production at petrochemical plants and refineries operating in Texas and Louisiana  have not been greatly affected by Tropical Storm Edouard, which made landfall on the Texas...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/shipping/Tropical-Storm-Has-Minimal-Impact-on-Gulf-Coast-Chemical-Production_13467.html
Pages: « Previous  7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 [16] 17 Next »










 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2014 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa